Vintage shopping seems to be the latest trend. And why not? Finding one-of-a-kind pieces that compliment current fashions play an important role in setting yourself apart from the mainstream and forming self expression. Where couture and designer fashions were once the only sought after threads, vintage shops have become all the rage in European cities, too.
Let's start with Florence, Italy. Here's a list of shops all you vintage hunters out there might want to try:
Pitti Vintage (Borgo degli Albizi 72): Dresses, accessories and a few men’s items
Anna (Borgo Allegri): Jewelry
￼Pennylane (Via Verdi 53): Clothing and accessories
￼Officina Vintage (Via del Giglio 41): Clothing and accessories
Nadine (Lungarno Acciaiuoli 22): Vintage items as well as items from local Florentine designers
￼A Ritroso (Via Ghibellina 24): Clothes, shoes and accessories
￼Lady Jane B (Via dei Pilastri 32): Leather handbags and a bit of the unexpected
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